Briefly World: ‘Egypt prez signs law restricting protests’

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SummaryEgypt’s president on Sunday signed a new bill into law restricting public gatherings.

‘Egypt prez signs law restricting protests’

CAIRO: Egypt’s president on Sunday signed a new bill into law restricting public gatherings, raising fresh questions about the government’s democratic credentials. reuters

Karzai again delays signing US deal

KABUL: Afghanistan's president Hamid Karzai said Sunday he will not sign a security deal with the US until next April's elections, ignoring a recommendation by an assembly of Afghan elders and leaders, the loya jirga, that he do so quickly. AP

US, Japan slam China move on airspace

TOKYO/WASHINGTON: Japan and ally the US sharply criticised China’s move to impose new rules on airspace over islands at the heart of a territorial dispute with Tokyo, warning of an escalation. reuters

Group calls Tiananmen attack ‘jihadi operation’

DUBAI: An Islamist militant group calling itself the Turkestan Islamic Party said an October 28 attack in Beijing’s Tiananmen Square was a “jihadi operation” by holy warriors, the SITE monitoring service said. reuters

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